CDA advocates tirelessly for California’s dentists, working at the state and federal levels for policies that will protect and maintain oral health, patient care and dental practices.
Nearly 27,000 members strong, CDA’s advocacy work ensures dentists have a “seat at the table” within the Legislature and throughout the state, keeping the profession and oral health at the forefront. See where CDA focuses its advocacy efforts, and how you can get involved.
Learn about CDA’s advocacy efforts that can affect oral health, patients and dental practices.
See where CDA legislative efforts are focused for the current legislative year.
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Finding solutions to ensure underserved Californians are able to access oral health care services.
A bipartisan organization to support candidates for the benefit of members, patients and oral health.
Understand key policy priorities for CDA as the expert on oral health and the voice of dentists.